CDNK Sisters Yearly Calendar

SPECIAL DEVOTIONS AND EVENTS

“What no one ever saw or heard, what no one ever thought could happen,
is the very thing God prepared for those who love Him.” ( 1 Cor. 2 : 9 )

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The Holy Family
January

Devotions:
Special devotion to the Holy Family. Devoted to praying for all families throughout the world.


Our Lady of Sorrows,
Pray for Us
February

Devotions:
Commemoration of the Seven Sorrows of the Blessed Virgin Mary, by reciting the Rosary of the Sevens
Sorrows. It is also the month of praying for all the sick in the world.

Events:
February 2
Receiving new postulants.
Receiving new novices.
Receiving first professed nuns.
February 4
Aspirants start their formation program in the formation center.
Receiving new candidates aspiring for religious life.

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Our Patron St. Joseph

We strive to emulate St. Joseph
in serving Jesus through
our services to all people.

March

Devotions:
Special devotion to St. Joseph, who is one of the Congregation's Patrons. Daily recitation of the Litany and prayer to St. Joseph.

Events:
The beginning of a series of our annual retreats.
March 19 - Solemnity celebration  of St. Joseph – Congregation's Patron.

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Christ is Risen
April

Devotions:
Commemoration of the Passion, Death and Resurrection
of Our Lord Jesus Christ.
Meditation on the Stations of the Cross.

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Mary full of Grace,
Pray for Us

May

Devotions:
Special devotion to the Blessed Virgin Mary who is the first Patroness of Our Congregation.
Recitation of the Whole Rosary.

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Sacred Heart of Jesus,
Have Mercy on Us
June

Devotions:
Devotion to the Sacred Heart of Jesus
Daily recitation of the Litany and Prayer of Consecration of the whole world to the Sacred Heart of Jesus.

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Our Patron Saints:
Ugandan Martyrs

The courage to preach
and witness to Christ
in difficult circumstances,
even unto death.

Events:
June 3 - Solemnity Celebration of the Ugandan Martyrs – the Congregation's Patrons.

Our Patron
St. Benedict

To embrace his spirit of
Prayer and Work
as we strive to harmonize
our prayer life
with our daily activities.

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Our Patroness
St. Mary Goretti

A shinning example of
pure chastity and
an untiring effort in
faithfully following
the Lamb of God until 
complete union with Him.

July

Devotions:
Devotion to the Precious  Blood of Jesus 
Daily recitation of the Litany of the Precious Blood of Jesus
Praying for the God's mercy for the whole world.

Events:
July 6 – Solemnity Celebration of St. Mary Goretti one of the Patroness of  our Congregation.
July 11 –  Solemninty Celebration of St Benedict one of the Patrons of our Congregation.

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The Immaculate Heart of Mary
Pray for Us
August

Devotions:
Devotion to the Spotless Heart of the Blessed Virgin Mary
We renew the  consecration of our lives to God through the Blessed Virgin Mary.

Events:
August 6 - Juniorates make their final vows.
The end of our series of annual retreats.

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Our Patron
St. Peter Claver

We strive to to emulate
her spirit of
humble and total
dedication to Jesus.

September

Devotions:
Devotion to all Angels and Archangels
Recitation of the prayer of St. Michael the
Archangel and of the Guardian Angels.

Events:
September 9 - Solemnity Celebration of St. Peter Claver – one of the Congregation's Patrons.

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Our Patroness
St. Theresa
of the Child Jesus

We strive to to emulate
her spirit of
humble and total
dedication to Jesus.

October

Devotions:
Devotion to the Blessed Virgin Mary the Queen of the Rosary
Recitation of the whole Rosary.
Recitation of the Litany of the Blessed Virgin Mary.

Events:
October 1 - Solemnity Celebration of  St. Theresa of the Child Jesus – one of the Congregation's Patronesses.

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Our Lady of Fatima,
Pray for Us

All Saints
November

Devotions:
Nov. 1 - Celebration of All Saints
Commemoration of our departed sisters in the Congregation and  of all Souls.
Praying for our own happy death.

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First Patroness:
Mary

We strive
to follow her example
of total submission
to God.

December

Devotions:
Thanksgiving Prayers for the whole  year's blessings.
Spiritual preparation for Christmas  


Events:
December 8 – Solemnity Celebration of the Immaculate Conception - the First Patroness of our Congregation.

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Sisters'  Jubilee celebration of 25 , 50, 60, 75 years
of Consecrated life.
The Birth of Jesus
Come Let Us Adore Him